Pay attention!

Article in the Scotsman on our culture of distraction INSTALLED on my computer is a programme called Freedom that disables …

Beauty and the Brain, Radio 4

What makes an artwork beautiful? Radio 4 programme – Beauty and the Brain – Presented by Tiffany Jenkins. In this …

In defence of good taste

“It is natural for us to seek a Standard of Taste,” wrote the Scottish philosopher David Hume in 1757, “a …

Start the Week, on Radio 4

Start the Week, Radio 4. In this programme, Lisa Jardine discusses how complex maths has broken free of the laboratory …

Can culture save cities?

Article on BBC Culture (outside UK only) The idea of reviving a city’s fortunes through investment in the arts and …

The Value of Culture, Radio 4

Radio 4 debate on the value of culture Melvyn Bragg, Sir Christopher Frayling, Tiffany Jenkins, and Matt Ridley discuss the …

The innocent have rights too

There is little justice in ending corroboration. In fact, the accused could end up paying the price of an unfair …

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